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Southwinds Motel

Expedia.comUSD 235*
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#22 of 51 Hotels in Key West
Certificate of Excellence
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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San Antonio
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Southwinds Motel is an excellent place to stay at the southern most end of the island. There are several sizes of rooms from which to choose. Ours was a cozy queen with a remarkable bed and two Adirondack chairs on a shared patio . Everything is spotless - rooms, office, grounds, all 3 swimming pools, and the staff is beyond...

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SMSJEH, Owner at Southwinds Motel, responded to this review

Dear NormaMorris, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this "Outstanding" review of our motel. We look forward to being your hotel of choice for all your future visits to Key West. All the best, Jim Heineman VP Operations

Auburn, Michigan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Found the Southwinds on line and called to book after reading the many reviews on Tripadviser. We were booked for three nights but stayed an additional night because we liked the place so much. Initially had room 19 next to the lobby facing Simonton street and shared a muffin with "Rooster Cogburn" a large Road Island Red rooster that came...

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SMSJEH, Owner at Southwinds Motel, responded to this review

Dear Michael P, Thank you so much for helping the world find out about our hidden treasures that our motel provides. Shara, Donna, Travis and Kenny are four of the many superstars we have on our team that work hard everyday to insure that each and every guest has a memorable stay. We look forward to being your hotel of...

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Southwinds Motel is a great motel for the price. The location is at the south end of the island and renting a bike for your stay is the perfect way to get around anywhere you want to go. The Southwinds is a super friendly, clean motel. The room we had was very small with very little/no place to put...

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SMSJEH, Owner at Southwinds Motel, responded to this review

Dear funinthesun1955, Thank you for this great review of our motel. We believe we have one of the best values on the island with our location, our clean rooms and all the amenities we have to offer. We look forward to being your motel of choice on all your visits to Key West. All the best, Jim Heineman VP Operations

Brick Township, New Jersey, United States
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice hotel, staff was pleasant. We got to use the beach a block away which was nice. But get there early to get an umbrella and lounge chairs if you want them The beach is also used by the hotel there on the property. One day we came back and our room was not cleaned, nor did we get clean...

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SMSJEH, Owner at Southwinds Motel, responded to this review

Dear Rose S, Thank you for this great review of our motel. We look forward to hosting your next visit to Key West. All the best, Jim Heineman VP Operations

Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Loved the motel. My wife stayed at Southwinds when she went to college "oh so many years ago" and she had fond memories. Everything was clean and neat. The front desk was always helpful and cheery, especially Shara who generally got our day started with information and bikes. The rooms are not large, but we didn't go to Key West...

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SMSJEH, Owner at Southwinds Motel, responded to this review

Dear Gray_on_Tray, Thank you for taking the time to write this great review of our motel. Shara is one of the many fantastic team players we have that works hard everyday to insure that all our guests have a great stay. We look forward to hosting you next visit to Key West. All the best. Jim

Warrenton, Virginia
Reviewed 23 March 2017

This is a great place, but it is a MOTEL - door opens to parking lot, etc. However, that being said, the people at the front desk were more helpful that most concierges I have had at expensive hotels. Natalie and Shara - and the rest of the staff told us places to go, gave us deals where available, called...

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SMSJEH, Owner at Southwinds Motel, responded to this review

Dear VA_WOLF61, Thank you for taking the time to write this great review of our motel. Natalie and Shara are two of the many fantastic team members we have working here in Key West to insure every guest's stay is memorable. We look forward to hosting your next trip to Key West. All the best, Jim Heineman VP Opeations

Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

I found Southwinds Motel on Expedia and booked after reading the good reviews. We were not disappointed. Donna at the front desk was super helpful upon checkin, giving us the rundown of must see sites. She recommended Mallory Square to watch the sunset which was a great way to end a day full of sightseeing. Our room was small but...

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SMSJEH, Owner at Southwinds Motel, responded to this review

Dear Nlively, Thank you for taking the time to write this great review of our motel. Donna is one of the many fantastic team members we have here in Key West to take care of all your needs when you arrive. We look forward to hosting your next visit to Key West. All the best, Jim Heineman VP Operations

Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 21 March 2017

My adult sons and I stayed here the first part of February 2017 and found it fit our needs perfectly! Location, price, quality, all outstanding. What really stood out was the service, particularly Shar and Sophia at the desk. Always smiling, helpful and kind, they made us feel at home and because of them this will be an annual trip...

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SMSJEH, Owner at Southwinds Motel, responded to this review

Dear markkuzmik, I love to read reviews that start with the word "PERFECT" as I know we have done our job! Shara and Sophia are two of the many superstars we have on our team to insure that each and every guest has a memorable stay with us. We look forward to hosting all your future father son events here...

Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Stayed here with my friends during spring break. Very cute complex! The rooms were very clean and large enough for the four of us, the bathroom was on the smaller side but we made it work. It was only about a 15 minute walk to Duval Street so we were able to walk everywhere! I would definitely stay here again...

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SMSJEH, Owner at Southwinds Motel, responded to this review

Dear Clare O, Thank you for taking the time to write this great review of our motel. We look forward to hosting all your future trips to Key West. All the best, Jim Heineman VP Operations

York, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Stayed 5 nights and were very happy with how clean our room and the property was. The staff and maintenance were awesome. Begels and muffins for breakfast and complimentary washer and dryer. We were able to rent bikes or scooters and the front desk was very helpful with any questions we had. We will definitely go back.

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SMSJEH, Owner at Southwinds Motel, responded to this review

Dear fatbuddha69, Thank you for taking the time to write this great review of our hotel. We look forward to being your hotel of choice for all you future visits to Key West. All the best, Jim Heineman VP Operations

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Clean affordable motel rooms only 1 block from Duval Street at the Southernmost point of the Island of Key West. Many restaurants and shops within walking distance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Southwinds Motel

Address: 1321 Simonton St, Key West, FL 33040-3113
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Key West
Price Range: $211 - $460 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Southwinds Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 32
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Southwinds Motel Key West, Florida
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“Ask for one of the larger rooms”
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“best location in keywest”
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